Vancouver Itinerary 3 Days

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Vancouver Itinerary 3 Days: Overview

Day 1 of Vancouver Itinerary 3 Days:

Explore the natural beauty of Vancouver

On day 1 of Vancouver itinerary 3 days, you can visit the Spanish Banks. The series of beaches in Vancouver at the Spanish Banks are the best places to watch the glow of sunrise on the skies. Divided in three different sections called Spanish Bank East, Spanish Bank Extension, and Spanish Bank West, these beaches offer activities like kitesurfing, boating, and skim boarding.

In afternoon, it would be a great idea to explore the north of Vancouver. Head to the Grouse Mountain and try the hike called Grouse Grind. If you are not an avid hiker, you can also go for the gondola to reach the top of the mountain.

When you feel tired, your next stop should be the Stanley Park. This 100-acre stretch of lush green land offers an unmatched relaxation to the visitors. Here, you can also make a visit to the Vancouver Aquarium that houses a huge marine life. If you still have some energy, you would not want to miss the Capilano Suspension Bridge. This 140-meter long bridge over the Capilano River is surely a unique as well thrilling experience. Feeling hungry? End your Day 1 in Vancouver with a scrumptious dinner at The Cliff near the bridge.


Day 2 of Vancouver Itinerary 3 Days

Take historical and cultural tour of Vancouver

The city of Vancouver houses many architectural wonders from the Edwardian and Victorian era.

You can start 2nd day of Vancouver itinerary 3 days by visiting Vancouver’s oldest neighborhood Gastown that features cobblestone streets, shops laden with traditional clothes and items, and restaurants serving dishes made of homely grown food items. You would like to enjoy your breakfast in one of these restaurants.

Later, you can head to Chinatown, which is another historical part of the city and know about the life of Chinese Railway workers. You can also choose to take a walking heritage tour of the city of Vancouver assisted by a local guide. If you look at the Canadian register of Historical Places, you will find over 450 historical places in Vancouver. Some these include the Victory Square, Marine Building, Fort Vancouver, Paul Bunyan Statue, and many more that you can dedicate your day for.


Day 3 of Vancouver Itinerary 3 Days:

Dedicate your time for shopping and eating

As you 3 days in Vancouver come to a final note, you should do something relaxing and fun full. There are many shopping destinations in Vancouver. But if you want to buy something unique and in cheap price, you should step ahead to the Downtown. The Downtown Vancouver houses two of the main shopping streets called Robson Street and Alberni Street. These streets are full of elegant stores most of which feature the international brands. Following the Robson Street, you can reach the Pacific Central Mall.

On the other hand, if buying something authentic and Canadian grown is your desire, Main Street is the best place for you. Here you will find the local jewelry and clothes designed by the local designers. Also, explore the Departmental Stores, 4th Avenue, and South Granville for more options. While shopping is the main purpose, these streets are also dotted with a huge number of restaurants and bars. Enjoy your evening coffee at Joe’s Café or grab a beer while listening to the jazz music.

In addition to the places mentioned above, you can explore various parks, museums, and watch a theatrical performance while in Vancouver. Everything depends upon the time you spend on each attraction!

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